The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 34 13 35
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 8 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.69% 8.45% 2.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 50.00% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 8
Average daily rate £431 £248 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.24% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £141 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £373 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+49.12% +58.33%
Security Cleared
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32 48 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.77% 16.90% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 13
Average daily rate £298 £300 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £140 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Average hourly rate £42.00 £10.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+320.00% -63.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicestershire region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leicestershire region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Security Cleared
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hinckley +2 3 - - 1
Leicester -9 3 £413 +157.81% 2
Security Cleared
East Midlands

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) DB2
3 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 4 (18.18%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (13.64%) BC Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) SAN
5 2 (9.09%) BMC
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) Degree
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (13.64%) Consultant
1 3 (13.64%) Developer
1 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Monitoring Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Operations Manager
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) IBM Integration Bus
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) JDBC
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.55%) SAP PI
2 1 (4.55%) SOAP
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) ERP
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL
1 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
1 2 (9.09%) Project Management
1 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.55%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mapping
2 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
2 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
2 1 (4.55%) Migration
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
2 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) Scrum
2 1 (4.55%) Service Management
2 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
2 1 (4.55%) Time Management
2 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) ABAP
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) Scala
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) BC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.55%) CCAB
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MBA
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
2 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
1 4 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) BMC
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Meraki
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) SaltStack
3 1 (4.55%) Sophos
3 1 (4.55%) Veeam